Basic Plumbing Services Skills : Sanitary & Drainage,
3rd Edition

Peter Wenning

ISBN-13: 9780170424899 | ISBN-10: 0170424898

Copyright 2021

| Not Yet Published

| 464 pages

List Price USD $67.50


An introduction to the knowledge and fundamental skills you need in the sanitary and drainage areas. End-of-chapter theoretical and practical tasks enable you to demonstrate your understanding of key topics and to engage in practical tasks. Regular WHS references focus on important issues faced in the industry and the workplace. This 3rd edition has been updated to meet the requirements of the AS/NZS 5601:2013 standards and the training requirements from the CPC Training Package. Includes: - CPCPCM2047A Carry out levelling - CPCPSN3011B Plan layout of a residential sanitary plumbing system - CPCPSN3022A Install discharge pipes - CPCPSN3023A Fabricate and install sanitary stacks - CPCPSN3024A Install and fit off sanitary fixtures - CPCPSN3025A Install pre-treatment facilities - CPCPSN3026A Install sewerage pumpsets - CPCPDR2021A Locate and clear blockages - CPCPDR2022A Install domestic treatment plants - CPCPDR2024A Install stormwater and sub-soil drainage systems - CPCPDR2025A Drain work site - CPSPDR2026A Install prefabricated inspection openings and enclosures - CPCPDR3021A Plan layout of a residential sanitary drainage system - CPCPDR3022A Install below-ground sanitary drainage system - CPCPDR3023A Install on-site disposal systems The Plumbing Skills series provides you with the knowledge, skills and awareness you will need to be successful in the plumbing industry. It develops problem-solving skills, combining safe work practices with professional skills and a thorough understanding of how and why things are done in a certain way. WHS boxes identify critical points for concern; Sustainability boxes lead on up-to-date environmental information; and Employability boxes outline the responsibilities of employees. References to AS/NZS 3500:2015, referred to in the Plumbing Code of Australia, prompts familiarity with the codes throughout your training.

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Peter Wenning has been a Plumbing and Services teacher at Chisholm Institute of TAFE in Victoria since 2006. He is also an RPL assessor at Skills Tech QLD. Peter is an active contributor to the Plumbing Connection Magazine where he has published numerous articles and learning guides since 2003. He has a great reputation and recognition in the plumbing industry in Australia where he is the Victorian state representative of Institute of Plumbing Australia and a member of the National Plumbing Services Training Advisory Group (NAPSTAG).

  • NEW pre-learning quizzes to test prior knowledge
  • NEW post-learning quizzes to reinforce learning
  • NEW infographics: collaborate with author and Design to communicate concepts visually where possible
  • NEW Get It Right feature at the end of each chapter
  • NEW instructional videos to enhance understanding of challenging concepts
  • NEW chapter on Weld polyethylene and polypropylene pipes using fusion method (CPCPM3022A)

Table of Contents

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Unit 1 - Worksite preparation and maintenance
Unit 2 - Excavation and trench support
Unit 3 – Levelling
Unit 4 – Planning the layout for a residential external sanitary drainage system
Unit 5 – Planning the layout for a residential sanitary plumbing system
Unit 6 – Weld polyethylene and polypropylene pipes using fusion method
Unit 7 – Locate and clear blockages
Unit 8 – Installing sanitary plumbing
Unit 9 – Installing and fitting off sanitary fixtures
Unit 10 – Installing below-ground sanitary drainage systems
Unit 11 – Installing stormwater and sub-soil drainage systems
Unit 12 – Installing sewerage pump sets
Unit 13 – Septic tanks and on-site treatment facilities

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

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Basic Plumbing Services Skills : Sanitary & Drainage

  • ISBN-10: 0170424898
  • ISBN-13: 9780170424899

Price USD$ 67.50


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